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Pensa Semi-acoustic Prototype 4 string fretless bass
Private collection.
Photography: Harry Schnitzler.


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Builder: Pensa (Craig Pedderson)
Model: Semiacoustic prototype
Serial Number: none.
Case/Gigbag: gigbag (black)

Dimensions:
Weight: 6 pounds.
Scale Length: 35 inches.
Neck Shape: oval.
Width at Nut: 1.5 inches.
String Width at Bridge: 2.25 inches.
Overall Length: 47 inches.
Widest: 16 inches.

Construction:
Neck: 2-piece flamed maple, set in, rosewood veneer on top and back of the headstock, inlaid pearl logo, rosewood trussrod cover, rosewood heel cap.
Fingerboard: ebony, 21 fret-lines, marine epoxy coat on the fingerboard.
Body: hollow, single cutaway, arched top and back, maple with f -holes all bound in walnut.
Finish: body and headstock lacquer, neck oil finish.

Hardware:
Bridge: piezos under saddle, Brazilian rosewood with integrated (matching) volume-knob.
Tuners: Hipshot, nickel.
Strap buttons: none.
Outputs: single 1/4" mono, on hand-cut plate.

Electronics:
Pickups: piezo transducers in bridge, one Pensa magnetic soapbar mounted in rosewood pickup ring.
Controls: integrated piezo volume on bridge; magnetic volume and tone controls.
Preamp: none.

Notes:
Overall condition: excellent.

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